Pronounced “the best planned city in America” by Frederick Law Olmsted, and often billed as the “20-minute city” for its easy accessibility, Buffalo’s world-class design makes getting around a snap.
Forbes magazine declared Buffalo the “best U.S. city” for commuting.
In fact, Buffalo’s average commute time—it has been clocked at 20 minutes—is the second-shortest of the country’s 52 largest cities.
That translates to an enhanced quality of life for our faculty, staff and students, who enjoy stress-free travel regardless of where they’re headed around the region.
Buffalo’s Metro Bus provides quick, economical service throughout the city and suburbs.
The Metro Rail line connects UB’s South Campus with downtown Buffalo, including UB’s Downtown Campus, and the neighborhoods in between. Rides above ground are free in downtown Buffalo. UB employees who are regular commuters might wish to take advantage of the NYS-Ride program that allows pre-tax dollars to be used for monthly passes.
Our salaries do not include the added value of your benefits, which UB GME pays. Most institutions ask you to pay for your own benefits. Add $4,000 to $5,000 to our salaries for an accurate figure of your effective salary to compare what you will earn here to other programs.
A living allowance to defray costs of on-call meals, travel, parking, etc., is added to each biweekly paycheck. The total salary will be reflected in the employment contract.
UB affiliated hospitals support all aspects of resident education including, but not limited to, resident salary support.
An estimation of the total cost of attending medical school for budgeting and planning purposes can be found below. This is just an estimation based on the experiences of students.
The actual tuition and fees for the 2018-2019 academic year at the Jacobs School of Medicine can be found through the button below.
If you have any additional questions regarding the cost of attending medical school in the 2nd and 3rd year of residency, please contact:
Please contact the Program Coordinator for more information.
The State University of New York at Buffalo Residency Program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and have been granted the accreditation status of “approval without reporting requirements.”
The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education.
The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653, or by mail at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611.
For more information please visit the Commission's web site.